LOS ANGELES (PRBuzz) October 26, 2010 — Mobilecause, the leading mobile giving provider in the US, announced today that it will power mobile giving for The Salvation Army, one of the largest non-profits in the United States. Mobilecause and The Salvation Army have partnered to bring this new fundraising and communication tool to its prospective donors and constituents in time for the Holiday giving season. The Salvation Army will use this technology nationwide offering another way for donors to give back and support the organization’s many programs and services.
“We are honored to have been selected by The Salvation Army,” said MobileCause CEO Douglas Plank. “They are a organization of great influence and good work and it is monumental that they have now turned to mobile.”
Mobilecause with over 800 customers works with some of the largest non-profits in the country and is a leading provider of not just mobile giving, but mobile communication and mobile CRM services.
“After reviewing the options, the choice for us was clear,” said Jason Wood, Director of Internet Services at The Salvation Army National Headquarters. “Mobilecause delivers a strong balance of great technology, non-profit background and service.” .
The Salvation Army will build integrated marketing campaigns across its media and sponsor partners for the giving season.
Mobilecause (www.mobilecause.com), nominated a Top 100 Private U.S. Company by AlwaysOn Media, is a leading web service for mobile giving and donor retention. Mobilecause delivers non-profit organizations a simple-to-use web services software solution for the complete launch and management of micro and macro mobile giving, messaging, CRM, text polling and text-to-IVR over SMS, Twitter and SMTP. Mobilecause is a company comprised of leading non-profit and technology professionals with the right blend of experience to help non-profits take these 21st century tools to help grow, engage, and retain their member and donor base.
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About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar The Salvation Army spends is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, go to www.salvationarmyusa.org.